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bamboozled

See definition of bamboozled on Dictionary.com
  • as incheated
  • as indeceived
  • as indumbfounded
  • as infooled

synonyms for bamboozled

  • beguiled
  • bilked
  • burned
  • conned
  • deceived
  • duped
  • gypped
  • hoodwinked
  • swindled
  • tricked
  • victimized
  • ripped off
  • scammed
  • taken in
  • conned
  • deceived
  • deluded
  • duped
  • misled
  • snowed
  • sucked in
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How to use bamboozled in a sentence

To me, pseudoscience is somebody who uses the words of science in a superficial way to bamboozle people who don’t understand the science, which is most of us.
OUTWITTING THE GRIM REAPER - ISSUE 94: EVOLVINGKEVIN BERGERDECEMBER 23, 2020NAUTILUS
Rather than gatekeepers, we have right-wing mob leaders out to make a buck and gain fame by bamboozling Americans.
TIME TO CONFRONT THE RIGHT-WING MYTH-MAKERSJENNIFER RUBINNOVEMBER 6, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Here Waters had to confess herself bamboozled, and Maggie skipped off to bed with a very light heart.
THE LITTLE PRINCESS OF TOWER HILLL. T. MEADE
Anthony was under his wife's thumb and Frances had been completely bamboozled by her dearest friend.
THE TREE OF HEAVENMAY SINCLAIR
He asked Lydia seriously what she should recommend doing, to make good citizens out of bamboozled aliens.
THE PRISONERALICE BROWN
They worked directly under his direction, put forth the musical lures and decoys and the ignorant public was easily bamboozled.
OLD FOGYJAMES HUNEKER
The land was all farmed out on shares, an' his farmers mostly bamboozled him the hull time.
THE CHRISTMAS STORY FROM DAVID HARUMEDWARD NOYES WESTCOTT
At last she bamboozled him, and sent him on board again quite content.
JACOB FAITHFULCAPTAIN FREDERICK MARRYAT
Mr. Wilson was not so utterly "bamboozled" as Mr. Keynes would have us believe.
THE PROBLEM OF FOREIGN POLICYGILBERT MURRAY
They are as plain as a pikestaff—only any man can be bamboozled by the silliest of them.
THE CAREER OF KATHERINE BUSHELINOR GLYN
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WORDS RELATED TO BAMBOOZLED

  • bamboozled
  • beguiled
  • bilked
  • burned
  • conned
  • deceived
  • duped
  • gypped
  • hoodwinked
  • ripped off
  • scammed
  • swindled
  • taken in
  • tricked
  • victimized
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.